Pediatric and Congenital Cardiac Surgeon, Research Coordinator
Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina and graduated from University of Buenos Aires.
After his initial training in cardiac surgery in Argentina, Dr. Cardarelli completed a series of residencies and fellowships at some of the most prestigious cardiac care facilities in America, including Texas Heart Institute, Children Hospital of Philadelphia and Boston Children Hospital.
Dr. Cardarelli was Director of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery at University of Maryland Hospital for Children for nearly 18 years. In 2006, Dr. Cardarelli obtained his Masters degree in Public Health from the Bloomberg School of Public Health at Johns Hopkins University.
Since 2012 Dr. Cardarelli has worked as volunteer and staff surgeon in multiple surgical missions with Dr. Novick at the International Children’s Heart Foundation recently joined the newly established Novick Cardiac Alliance.